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Yohan Maingues : winner of the drawing competition launched by espace Ulys!

Posted on 09/18/2015 - Actualité

On Wednesday, September 16th, during the welcome event for international researchers at the skyroom ONLYLYON, Yohan Maingues, a student in graphic arts from Université Jean Monnet in Saint-Etienne, won the first prize of the art competition organized by espace Ulys. Vincent Michelot, the Director …

Annual prize-giving ceremony of Association des Amis de l'Université de Lyon : Congratulations to Victor!

Posted on 06/17/2015 - Actualité

On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015, the “Association des Amis de l’Université de Lyon” (AAUL) , proceeded to its annual prize-giving in the Amphitheater Leclair, Science Po Lyon. 27 prize-winners were rewarded under the Presidence of M. Robert Garrone, President of AAUL. For more than 10 years, the AAUL …

Visit of Gerland Biodistrict and Genzyme company for foreign scientists

Posted on 06/17/2015 - Actualité

On Thursday, June 11th, a group of ten PhD students and foreign scientists specialized in "life sciences" participated in a guided tour of the Biodistrict of Lyon and the GENZYME production unit situated in the Gerland district. This event, launched by Metropole de Lyon, has highlighted the …

EURIAS fellowship programme: call for application

Posted on 05/06/2015 - Actualité

EURIAS offers 43 fellowships in 16 European cities (including Lyon). Fellowships are mainly offered in the fields of humanities and social sciences, but may also be granted to scholars in life and exact sciences. Applications deadline: 2015 June 5. Find out more:

1st May : no public transport, shops closed

Posted on 04/30/2015 - Actualité

Be careful, everyone! 1st May is a very specific public holiday in France : most shops will be closed and Lyon public transport won't be running. Also, your lab might be closed and your favourite espace Ulys' team will be off until Monday! If you wish to find out more about it, Geraldine from the …

Income tax return 2015

Posted on 04/16/2015 - Actualité

You have carried out a research stay in France in 2014? It is time to prepare your income tax return! Each Phd student or scientist who have carried out a research stay in France in 2014 is required to declare his/her incomes earned that year, althought they are not taxable in France. Your spouse …

Foreign research fellow award 2015 : €3000 to win!

Posted on 03/31/2015 - Actualité

You are a foreign research fellow (“post-doc”) carrying researches in Lyon? The Amis de l’Université de Lyon association is offering a price of €3000 funded by Region Rhône Alpes. To participate, send to the association’s secretarial office the following documents in triplicate before 10th April …

Follow us on Facebook

Posted on 03/31/2015 - Actualité

Did you know it? Espace Ulys has a Facebook fan page on which we are sharing useful tips, cultural information, pictures of our events, news of our team, accommodation offers, ... Check out our page and follow us! Follow us on Facebook

Come back to the latest foreign scientists welcome event - 5th February

Posted on 03/16/2015 - Actualité

You were more than thirty on 5th February for the first foreign scientists welcome event of the year. Specially dedicated to newly arrived foreign scientists and PhD students, this event organized by espace Ulys is a chance for us to thank you for choosing Lyon or Saint-Etienne for your stay and to …

Espace Ulys celebrated its first birthday

Posted on 03/02/2015 - Actualité

On 1st January, espace Ulys celebrated its first year of activity. Time to review our actions. In 2014, espace Ulys greeted and helped 382 scientists and PhD students to settle in, which increased the number of foreign researchers located in Lyon identified by espace Ulys to 786. The most …